Tag: Tactical RPG

  • Unsung Story Kickstarter Reveals “Spiritual Successor” to Final Fantasy Tactics

    The title, a proposed collaboration between Yasumi Matsuno (the mastermind behind Final Fantasy Tactics and Vagrant Story) and┬ádeveloper Playdek, promises the same sort of “complex and rich game worlds” and “inspiring class based tactics game play” as their past projects. Target platforms for the project currently include PC, Mac, iOS and Android. In an interesting…

  • Fire Emblem: Awakening

    You wouldn’t think it with how long it took to get localised here, but the Fire Emblem series is the grand-daddy of the tactical JRPG genre. It pre-dates every QUEST game out there, and even SEGA’s Shining Force franchise wasn’t around when Marth was first charging the fields of Archanea on the Famicom. Even so,…